Refugee shelters in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.

On the Ground in Bangladesh

This is the story of our response to the Rohingya refugee crisis in Bangladesh. This is the world’s largest refugee camp and with pending monsoons, cyclones, a high potential for wildfires, and other challenges, people are referring to it as a disaster within a disaster. Click to read more and see photos.

LDS Charities Joins Local Groups to Celebrate World Refugee Day

LDS Charities is proud to join with the Utah Department of Workforce Services and local organizations in Salt Lake City, Utah to celebrate World Refugee Day. LDS Charities has helped sponsor the celebration for the past two years and we’re proud to celebrate the hard work and valuable contribution that refugees bring to our community.
Volunteers unload dried powdered milk from the bishops' storehouse at a warehouse in Lebanon.

Milk, Clothes, and Diapers for Syrian Refugees

LDS Charities worked with Rahma Relief Foundation to provide milk and other food staples to refugees from war-torn Syria who have settled in North Lebanon and Bekka Valley, Lebanon. Read more about this amazing partnership and supply distribution.
Burundi refugees sit on a boat in a refugee camp in Tanzania.

February - March Emergency Response Update

LDS Charities responds to emergencies throughout the world on a regular basis. Click here to read more about the projects and initiatives that LDS Charities was involved with during February and March 2018.